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Category Specialist - £55k + Benefits

Category Specialist - £55k + Benefits

  • Location

    Walton-On-Thames, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Procurement, Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    Up to £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Marcos Rana

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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A Category Specialist is required to join a world-leading industrial gases company based in Surrey paying up to £55k + Benefits.

Some day to day responsibilities can include tasks such as:

  • Deliver year on year cost reduction and beat inflation costs that contributes to the regional target.
  • Minimise supply risks by proactively identify high-risk suppliers and deploying a risk mitigation plan.
  • Raise the procurement's profile with the organisation by effectively communicating with stakeholders and sharing successes stories.
  • Develop category plans and drive execution of the plan for cost reduction, risk reduction, and process improvement.

You must be able to demonstrate:

  • A strong understanding of managing categories such as construction, capital equipment, and maintenance.
  • Previous experience developing sourcing strategies for the categories mentioned above.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills.
  • Experience drafting and implementing supplier agreements is desirable.

If you are interested in this opportunity and can demonstrate the above competencies then please contact me directly on 01483 212183 or